Buggy about bugs?

Pest Identification & Organic Control session, right in our garden!

6:00 pm Wednesday, Aug 15th    South Side Community Garden, The Bandi Schaum Field off Mission St, Pittsburgh

An interactive pest ID walk through the community garden. Learn about non-chemical controls such as floating row covers, planting times, & resistant varieties. … Continue reading

Wanted: Harvest Yield Trackers

Tracking produce yields at the community garden is an easy way to impress your fellow neighbors, council representatives, media, and most importantly, potential funders. When applying for garden grants, it’s important to be able to provide quantities that show how much food the garden can produce and how many mouths … Continue reading

Help a Neighbor in Need: Become a Food Bank Rep!

Hello Gardeners,

Now that plants are thriving and producing like crazy, we need to start thinking about what to do with excess produce.  Luckily, The Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank has multiple food pantries conveniently located in the South Side that are in need of fresh produce.

It would be … Continue reading